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IMPD looking for tow truck driver after allegedly crashing into police car, evading police

IMPD officer injured in crash
Posted at 3:23 PM, Dec 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-14 15:25:12-05

INDIANAPOLIS — A tow truck driver is on the run after allegedly crashing into a police car and evading officers Saturday morning in Indianapolis, police say.

A tow truck driver backed into an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department car after officers tried to stop the truck around 7 a.m. near Massachusetts Avenue and North Sherman Drive, IMPD Officer Aaron Hamer said.

Police are still looking for the tow truck driver after they were able to get away, Hamer said.

A description of the tow truck or the driver was not immediately available.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477).